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Yucky

She’s the new discovery of the ex-boyfriend of an ex-Miss World. He wanted a clone. He found a clown. This is her story. “Hello, I’m Yucky. They say I look like Ash, but I’m just trash. I’m only a school girl, but Balman Uncle love me more than the world.” More…

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Wadia College, Pune

Also known as: Just “Wadias.” Campus: It is pretty big and the commerce, engineering and arts-science sections are separated by parking. Faculty: Majority of the professors are old but very friendly and helpful. They are great if you plan to attend lectures. Attendance: The faculty is great but all of them have a request – If you’re attending pay attention ...

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Dabba Raja

Charles might never be king but he is all set to rule the dabba business. JAM’s super sleuth snoop dog Ramchandra Mutt gets Raghunath Megde, one of the two dabbawallas to attend the royal shaadi, to reveal the Prince’s plans. Ramu: How was it attending a royal wedding, which many can only dream of going to? Raghu: Arre baba, it ...

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The truth about Indian schools

Today is my soon-to-be six-year old daughter’s first day at school. Or is it her last day of childhood? My heart is heavier than her new, big-girl schoolbag as I see her off at the bus stop. Playschool, nursery, kindergarten — those are mere preparation for separation. Class One is the rough, rigorous, Real Thing. Twenty-odd workbooks, textbooks, notebooks. As ...

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Rotofest 2005

What: Rotaract Club of N.M. College is organising an inter-collegiate fest –Rotofest 2005 When: December 12th and 13th, 2005 What to look out for: In its first year, there’re a string of events to look forward to – from hard-core marketing and advertising events to events for aspiring journalists and literary enthusiasts. Some of the distinct events include – Colour ...

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Delhi campus-buzz-archives

DCE PLACEMENTS ROCK The boom in the IT industry has caused a drive in the recruitment by the various IT firms. the likes of TCS, Infosys, Flextronics (formerly Hughes Software) visiting the campus and after the tests and interviews recruiting the bright young minds. This year however, the global giant Google also visited the campus with a really lucrative package, ...

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BUS MENACE

Mithila Bagai thinks irresponsible driving by bus drivers in Delhi sucks bigtime. I was coming back to home from the college in DTC Bus no.724 when I felt a bump in the bus near ARSD college. Smelling something untoward, I peeped from the window. To my horror, I saw a man lying on the road. the front tires of the ...

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Ballot Talk

Delhi University is all set for another battle of the ballot. Everyone involved in student politics or activism can talk only about the Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) election. Kunal Malhotra reports. As the facchas and the lucchas settle down in the new academic year, its time for the most anticipated event of the first half of the session. The ...

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A’JEEB DASTAAN HAI YEH

RM: Tell me, did you both do it or not? Shah-hide: I’m totally ‘fida’ over her. We spend a lot of time together but yeh ‘dil maange more’. Hey, that’s the name of my forthcoming movie. Hope it works, otherwise it’s back to music videos for me! Curry-na: Shut up Shah-hide! And no Ramu, it wasn’t me in those pictures. ...

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JAM guide to Engineering admissions

Engineering admissions are always a headache for students. To make things a bit easier, JAM answers some of the most common queries plaguing every prospective engineering student’s mind. College Vs Branch Lots of students find it difficult to decide whether to give top priority to the branch or to the college. If you have the scores to get into higher ...

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